Is named Marine of the Year by the Second Marine Air Wing and Glenview Naval Air Station of the U.S. Marine Corps. and again in 1960.
Works for the Illinois State Lottery as a sales representative until 2003.
Receives a Memorial Trophy from the Green Bay Packers.
Participates in the World Cup Parade.
Receives a Gold Medal for Achievement from the Austrian Government.
Is an officiant for Flag Day Ceremonies at the Daley Center in Chicago, IL.
Is a performer at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago, IL.
Receives a Medal of Honor from the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Is named a Knight by the Royal Order of St. Joachim in the United Kingdom.
Becomes the founder and president of Bugles Across America and continues in this role.
Is named Man of the Year by the Sons of the Union through 2001.
Is a participant in the Desert Storm Parade.
Receives a Certificate of Award in Community Services from the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Receives a Certificate of Appreciation from Montclair-Lucania Funeral Home.
Maintains membership with the American Legion.